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Schubser and his cookie dealing friend

I actually forgot to post this in February, so I’m a little late but the topic is as current as it was back then. One week in February my colleague, Jan Girlich and me took some time to review our tools and make three of them available on github. Jan wrote a Proof of Concept (PoC) Android app that allows exploiting Java object deserialization vulnerabi
Publish At:2019-09-19 18:20 | Read:706 | Comments:0 | Tags:Coding Android deserialisation Firesheep Java MITM mod0cooki

Experts spotted a Skype backdoor for Mac, it could be a coding bug

Experts from Trustwave discovered an authentication bypass vulnerability affecting the Mac version of Skype, experts classified it as a Skype backdoor. Security experts from Trustwave have discovered a backdoor in the Mac version of Skype. The flaw, aAn authentication bypass vulnerability, affects the Desktop API that could be used by third-party apps to imp
Publish At:2016-12-14 14:15 | Read:5130 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking backdoor coding Mac Skype

Hackers Can’t Break This Style of Coding, Confirm Researchers

On April 7, 2014, the world first learned about the Heartbleed vulnerability. A small flaw in OpenSSL’s implementation of the TLS/DTLS (transport layer security protocols) heartbeat extension (RFC6520), Heartbleed enables an attacker to unravel the encryption measures in systems protected by vulnerable OpenSSL software, which some at the time estimated
Publish At:2016-09-26 14:50 | Read:3565 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cyber Security Featured Articles coding formal verification

Python difflib SequenceMatcher quick_ratio performance contribution

Hi everyone Once in a while I’m trying to contribute something non-security related to an Open Source project. At the moment I’m teaching Python courses and found some of my old scripts that are pretty useful. I’m trying to contribute a performance optimized difflib.SequenceMatcher.quick_ratio to CPython. It’s not decided yet if it
Publish At:2015-06-09 16:20 | Read:5385 | Comments:0 | Tags:Coding difflib optimisation performance python quick_ratio S

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